Official Review: House of Eire by June Gillam

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Re: Official Review: House of Eire by June Gillam

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Hillary and Ed's vacation to Ireland seems to set the premise for a great cozy mystery novel. Since the characters are well-developed and the ending nicely wraps up all the loose ends, House of Eire is definitely tempting for any fan of mystery novels and Irish history. Thanks for your review!
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Based on the review, this sounds like a well-crafted mystery story with well-developed and sympathetic characters. Hillary's character seems quite relatable to me. I think fans of family drama would like this book. Thanks for a great review.
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It's hard to resist a family mystery combined with the almost mystical setting of the Emerald Isle. Of course, I can also relate to Hillary's self-doubt and second-guessing herself--perhaps a little more than I'd like to admit. As it's the third book in the series, I think I'd prefer to wait until I read the other two, even if this one can stand alone, just because that's my nature, but I'll keep it on my list. Thank you for the helpful review.
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Well-developed characters, realistic portrayal, and steady pace all make this book appealing; it is well-edited. I will add it to my reading list.

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This book seems fun to read especially when it comes to mysteries and family secrets. Thank you for the great review

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As a detective, I like how Hillary is a devoted mother to her daughter and her family in general. I would like to read on what transpires during her recent trip to Ireland with her husband. Nice review.

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It seems to be an interesting mystery that deals with family secrets and also consists of history of a place like Ireland. Thank you for the review!

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I liked this review. I didn't realize this was a series. I'm interested to read it completely; the excerpt I read was well written. I;m also intrigued to look at the author's other books in the series. Thanks.

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A book about family life which is based on Ireland. It is suitable for the youth. Thanks for the review.

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Post by Erin »

Thank you for the great review. Being of Irish descent, I am very interested in the setting for this book. I am looking forward to finding out what Hillary uncovers about her past. I am also interested in the portrayal of Claire.

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Thanks Cecilia_L for the review of this story. While I read your review, it was as if I was reading the novel itself since it is very informative of everything about the tale. Now, I definitely know what to expect, while reading the story in totality.

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I prefer to read series in order but as you mentioned that this is a book that can stand on its own, I am open to reading it. I am particularly interested in reading about Claire since you described how well the author created a realistic view of her.
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After reading this book myself, I couldn't agree with you more. I loved the way Clare was written in, not just as a background character, but as someone who added to the story. I could see my daughter in her when she was running around with her long hair and doll.

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I did not read The House of Erie, but you made it sound like a very interesting book. The others that have read the book also seem to think it was a very good book.

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I did not read The House of Eire , but you and the others made it sound like a very interesting book.

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